The table below looks at the statistics for ArcObjects skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ArcObjects over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ArcGIS ArcObjects
Rank 564 535 507
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -28
Contract jobs citing ArcObjects 5 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.010% 0.009% 0.029%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.039% 0.031% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 5
Average daily rate
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£400 £398 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +41.96%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 - £225
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
12962 12714 11092
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.17% 27.32% 27.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 8620 8056 7087
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 249 284
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £17.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

ArcObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ArcObjects across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

ArcObjects Jobs Demand Trend in England

ArcObjects
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ArcObjects across the England region.

ArcObjects Daily Rate Trend in England

ArcObjects
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ArcObjects across the England region.

ArcObjects Hourly Rate Trend in England

ArcObjects
Top 23 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ArcObjects also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ArcObjects.

1 8 (100.00%) GIS
1 8 (100.00%) ArcGIS
1 8 (100.00%) ArcSDE
2 7 (87.50%) ESRI
3 6 (75.00%) Python
3 6 (75.00%) Oracle
4 5 (62.50%) Mapinfo
4 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (37.50%) C#
5 3 (37.50%) .NET
6 2 (25.00%) SQL
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (25.00%) Web Services
7 1 (12.50%) MVC
7 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
7 1 (12.50%) CSS
7 1 (12.50%) SOAP
7 1 (12.50%) HTML
7 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 1 (12.50%) HTML5
7 1 (12.50%) REST
7 1 (12.50%) CSS3

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ArcObjects also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ArcObjects. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (100.00%) ArcGIS
1 8 (100.00%) ArcSDE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Technical Leader
2 3 (37.50%) GIS Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) REST
3 1 (12.50%) CSS3
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) SOAP
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (37.50%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) ESRI
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle
3 5 (62.50%) Mapinfo